Otago v Canterbury
Shell Cup 1996/97
VenueMolyneux Park, Alexandra on 1st January 1997 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossCanterbury won the toss and decided to bat
ResultCanterbury won by 28 runs
PointsOtago 0; Canterbury 2
UmpiresCE King, DR Murdoch
Man of the MatchNJ Astle

Canterbury inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
DJ Murrayc Robinson b Kennedy155--20.00
NJ Astlec Robinson b O'Connor11414019411181.43
CZ Harrisc and b Horne41931183-44.09
SP Flemingc Horne b Kennedy181833-1100.00
CL Cairnsc Richardson b Horne33243031137.50
CD McMillanb Kennedy1411--25.00
BJK Doodyc Robinson b Kennedy023--0.00
*+LK Germonrun out5713--71.43
MW Priestnot out9910--100.00
MF Sharpedid not bat      
GI Allottdid not bat      
Extras(4 b, 10 lb, 4 nb, 9 w)27
Total(8 wickets, innings closed, 50 overs)249
Fall of wickets:
1-3 (Murray), 2-132 (Harris), 3-175 (Fleming), 4-224 (Cairns), 5-230 (Astle), 6-231 (McMillan), 7-232 (Doody), 8-249 (Germon)
Otago bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
O'Connor10   15911160.005.90
Kennedy10   04743115.004.70
Morland9   1410---4.56
Horne10   1422--30.004.20
Richardson7   12903--4.14
Maynard4   01702--4.25

Otago inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
MH Richardsonc and b Harris4364776-67.19
MP Maynardlbw b Allott1817224-105.88
MJ Lamontlbw b Priest2649683-53.06
MJ Hornerun out (McMillan)4043394-93.02
*RA Lawsonrun out (Cairns)718171-38.89
CB Gaffaneyb Harris1321301-61.90
AJ Horerun out1325331-52.00
+SA Robinsonc Doody b Sharpe233442--67.65
SB O'Connorb Cairns2226281-84.62
RJ Kennedyb Sharpe233--66.67
ND Morlandnot out001--0.00
Extras(7 lb, 6 nb, 1 w)14
Total(all out, 49.4 overs)221
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Maynard), 2-81 (Richardson), 3-101 (Lamont), 4-129 (Lawson), 5-143 (Horne), 6-161 (Gaffaney), 7-175 (Hore), 8-219 (Robinson), 9-219 (O'Connor), 10-221 (Kennedy)
Canterbury bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Allott8   0451-148.005.62
Cairns10   0391-260.003.90
Harris10   0302--30.003.00
Priest10   04811-60.004.80
McMillan3   0190---6.33

--> AJ Hore made his debut in List A matches
--> SA Robinson made his last appearance in List A matches
--> NJ Astle 50 in 70 balls
--> NJ Astle 100 in 127 balls with 11 fours and 1 six
--> NJ Astle passed 2500 runs in List A matches when he reached 45
--> SB O'Connor passed his previous highest score of 17 in List A matches